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manoeuvre

(US), maneuver
1. Aerounautics a planned movement of an aircraft in flight
2. Nautical any change from the straight steady course of a ship
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Pickwick was right--the firing ceased; but he had scarcely time to congratulate himself on the accuracy of his opinion, when a quick movement was visible in the line; the hoarse shout of the word of command ran along it, and before either of the party could form a guess at the meaning of this new manoeuvre, the whole of the half-dozen regiments, with fixed bayonets, charged at double-quick time down upon the very spot on which Mr.
It is some hunting manoeuvre, evidently," said Kennedy.
ISRO has planned four trajectory correction manoeuvres for Mangalyn on its journey to Mars.
11 ( ANI ): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) scientists on Wednesday said that the first trajectory correction manoeuvre of the maiden interplanetary mission to Mars had been carried out successfully.
Les forces aeriennes grecques et israeliennes ont mene cette semaine des manoeuvres conjointes en Grece, a indique jeudi soir un communique de l'armee israelienne.
Selon ce texte, "ces manoeuvres ont notamment comporte des exercices de vols et d'atterrissage dans un secteur montagneux et dans des conditions climatiques variees".
At the time of investigation, there were no published studies investigating the effect of recruitment manoeuvres on ventilated paediatric patients with pulmonary disease which could be reproduced, specifically in relation to inspired oxygen concentration.
We fully agree with Professor Salihoglu that a clear description of inspiratory pressures, duration of application, and oxygen concentration used during studies of recruitment manoeuvres should be given in order to allow appropriate interpretation of the results and reproducibility.
Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards yesterday test-fired dozens of missiles, including the long-range Shahab-3, during military manoeuvres.
Short-range missiles were also fired in a central desert area during the manoeuvres, two days after US-led warships finished an exercise in the Gulf Tehran described as "adventurist".
A review of management of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo by exercise therapy and by repositioning manoeuvres.
La Coree du Nord a promis hier dimanche d'infliger "la plus severe punition" a la Coree du Sud a propos des manoeuvres militaires prevues avec les Etats-Unis alors que le President sud-coreen Lee Myung-Bak a appele Pyongyang a cesser ses provocations.